This is one of the most popular types of organic body jewelry in the market today. It is stylish, lightweight and cheap. You could make assortment of creative designs with this and wear it on any part of the body. Wood is the most preferred material for making jewelry because it is natural and blends into the body. Do remember to remove it once in a while and clean it with jojoba oil or likewise that keeps the wood moist.
However, a big drawback of this is that it cannot be autoclave sterilized. That implies that it can contain bacteria and other harmful particles. Therefore it is not ideal for long time wear, for new piercings or unhealed piercings. Also try to use wood pieces that are not mixed in dye or other toxic metals.
Until a big crackdown began on ivory dealings, this was another popular form of body jewelry. Ivory tusk from elephants fall in this category. However, walrus and Mastodon’s tusks are also used to make jewelry. Many people wear this mainly on ear and nose piercings. Given its large size it cannot be used on smaller body parts. It could be used individually or …Read More